TV News: Sails, 24, Arrow, Thrones

Black Sails
Starz debuted its pirate drama “Black Sails” over the weekend for its biggest series debut ever. The premiere telecast averaged only 850,000 viewers at 9pm on Saturday night, and 1.7 million for combined telecasts over the night.

The episode has pulled in approximately 3.5 million viewers thus far across platforms including multiplatform on-demand and online sampling via the likes of iTunes, YouTube and Amazon. That’s also before DVR figures come into play. [Source: Variety]

24: Live Another Day
John Boyega (“Attack the Block”) is set to join Fox’s event series “24: Live Another Day”. Boyega will play a computer tech who flies drones for the military.

The story is set four years after the series finale with Jack Bauer (Kiefer Sutherland) now a fugitive in London. [Source: Variety]

Jessica de Gouw (“Dracula”) is confirmed to be reprising her role of Helena Bertenelli/The Huntress in the upcoming second season episode “Birds of Prey” airing March 26th.

Huntress returns to Starling City for revenge against her crime boss father after the Arrow arrests him. [Source: TV Guide]